ColumbusRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Columbus jobs

Discharge Planner

Company: SUN Behavioral Columbus
Location: Columbus
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary: Responsible for the coordination and implementation of case management strategies pursuant to the discharge process. To provide efficient, quality discharge planning services to patients and their families from initial intake to discharge; to serve as a member of interdisciplinary team supporting the organization's treatment program and philosophy and assure the deliverance of quality treatment to patients and their families. Participates in performance improvement activities. Attends 80% of staff meetings. Coordinates care for patient through communication with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Services, Nursing, Assessment and Referrals Department. Attends treatment team meetings as scheduled.Position Responsibilities:Clinical / Technical Skills (40% of performance review)* Evaluates patient care plans on a regular basis and updates the care plans when needed.* Faxes aftercare plans to referrals within 24 hours of discharge.* Plans patient care in collaboration with all members of the healthcare team.* Consults with other departments, as appropriate, to collaborate in patient care and performance improvement activities. Collaborates with other departments to identify operational problems and develop solutions/resolution.* Works with all members of the healthcare team to assure a collaborative approach is maintained in care and treatment of the patient.* Works closely with social worker to integrate psychosocial management of patient/family needs.* Attends treatment team daily, coordinates care plan with patient, MD, therapist and RN.* Initial discharge plan formulated and noted on psychosocial assessment form within 72 hours of admission* Assists the Utilization Management Department with all utilization activities as requested and directed.* Participates in education on and implementation of clinical guidelines and protocols.* Documentation meets current standards and policies.* Maintains optimal continuum of patient care through efficient and effective planning, assessing and coordination of healthcare services.* Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.* Maintains a good working relationship both within the department and with other departments.* Develops and coordinates an individualized discharge plan for the patient by utilizing treatment team and written chart information to determine the patient's aftercare needs.* Accesses by phone or written correspondence family or community resources such as nursing homes, group homes, or private mental health practitioners to meet patients' aftercare needs.* Coordinates with team members to incorporate discharge planning in all phases of patient care by discussing written progress notes from charts and communicating any state or local agency legal requirement for referral/discharge planning with the interdisciplinary team.* Documents treatment provided to patient in medical record.* Performs other duties as assigned.Safety (15% of performance review)* Strives to create a safe, healing environment for patients and family members* Follows all safety rules while on the job.* Corrects minor safety hazards.* Communicates with peers and management regarding any hazards identified in the workplace.* Attends all required safety programs and understands responsibilities related to general, department, and job specific safety.* Participates in quality projects, as assigned, and supports quality initiatives.* Supports and maintains a culture of safety and quality.Teamwork (15% of performance review)* Works well with others in a spirit of teamwork and cooperation.* Responds willingly to colleagues and serves as an active part of the hospital team.* Builds collaborative relationships with patients, families, staff, and physicians.* The ability to retrieve, communicate, and present data and information both verbally and in writing as required* Demonstrates listening skills and the ability to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken and written word.* Demonstrates adequate skills in all forms of communication.Integrity (15% of performance review)* Strives to always do the right thing for the patient, coworkers, and the hospital* Adheres to established standards, policies, procedures, protocols, and laws.* Applies the Mission and Values of SUN Behavioral Health to personal practice and commits to service excellence.* Supports and demonstrates fiscal responsibility through supply usage, ordering of supplies, and conservation of facility resources.* Completes required trainings within defined time periods.* Exemplifies professionalism through good attendance and positive attitude, at all times.Compassion (15% of performance review)* Demonstrates accountability for ensuring the highest quality patient care for patients.* Willingness to be accepting of those in need, and to extend a helping hand* Desire to go above and beyond for others* Understanding and accepting of cultural diversity and differencesEducation:* Required: Bachelors degree in a behavioral health field or business administration. CPR and CPI certifications.* Preferred: LPN, LVN, LCSW, LMSW, LPC, or RN preferredExperience:* Required: One or more years' acute hospital, home health, hospice, inpatient mental facility experience required (as applicable).* Preferred: Prior discharge planning experience preferred.

Keywords: SUN Behavioral Columbus, Columbus , Discharge Planner, Other , Columbus, Ohio

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


HOT TRAN$FER LEAD$ sent to your phone LIVE! BIG BUCK$! No travel!
Description: We do NOT merely save small business owners money on their merchant credit card processing fees. We ELIMINATE their fees entirely This can save your business owner
Company: Colorado Protection, LLC - zipCCfees
Location: Mansfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Senior Loan Funder/Closer
Description: Certified Mobile Notary Service https://certifiedmobilenotaryservice.com is seeking for someone to fill the position of a Senior Loan Funder/Closer to work remotely in the U.S. only. This is a full-time (more...)
Company: Certified Mobile Notary Service
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Mortgage Post-Closing Specialist
Description: Signing Agent Jobs https://signingagentjobs.com is seeking for someone to fill the position of a Mortgage Post-Closing Specialist to work virtually in the U.S. only. JOB TYPE: Full-time ESSENTIAL DUTIES: (more...)
Company: Signing Agent Jobs
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021


Make up to $18/hour - Deliver with DoorDash
Description: Job DescriptionYour time. Your Goals. What is DoorDash Available in over 4,000 cities in the U.S., Canada, and Australia, DoorDash is about connecting people with possibilities: bigger savings accounts, (more...)
Company: Doordash
Location: Mansfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Stryker Systems Maintainer (91S)
Description: Stryker Vehicles are fast, highly-mobile combat vehicles used by the military to triumph on the battlefield. As a Stryker Systems Maintainer for the Army National Guard, you will be responsible for keeping (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Newark
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Mortgage Originator
Description: Signing Agent Jobs https://signingagentjobs.com is seeking for someone to fill the position of a Mortgage Originator to work remotely in the U.S. only. RESPONSIBILITIES: Notarize loan signing documents. (more...)
Company: Signing Agent Jobs
Location: Elyria
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Limpieza General, La compania ofrece transporte
Description: 400.00 bono por contratacionLA COMPA--IA PUEDE OFRECER TRANSPORTEEl horario para el transporte es el siguiente:41 West High Street S.C.A.T. Bus Stop al cruzar desde City Hall.Hora de salida : (more...)
Company: IH Services
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Remote Work-From-Home Independent Contractor - Call Center Representative
Description: We got what you want, you got what we need Goodbye long commutes, rigid schedules, and busybody managers. Hello, Liveops. Our well-known clients are seeking Independent Contractors to provide virtual (more...)
Company: Liveops
Location: Newark
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Intervention Specialist Dayton OH
Description: Description: We are currently recruiting a Special Education Teacher to work with a major charter school system located in Dayton, OH. You will have the opportunity to
Company: Crescent City Recruitment Group
Location: Springfield
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Work From Home Transcription - Law Enforcement Audios
Description: Net Transcripts is looking for many vendors / independent contractors who have experience transcribing audio content of criminal investigations, court proceedings, law enforcement interviews, jail calls, (more...)
Company: Net Transcripts
Location: Newark
Posted on: 01/19/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Ohio jobs by following @recnetOH on Twitter!

Columbus RSS job feeds